Severe Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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SEVERE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1024 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

NCC147-290230-
/O.CON.KMHX.SV.W.0012.000000T0000Z-160429T0230Z/
PITT NC-
1024 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1030 PM EDT
FOR NORTHEASTERN PITT COUNTY...

AT 1023 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR EAST CAROLINA
UNIVERSITY...OR NEAR GREENVILLE...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 30 MPH.

HAZARD...70 MPH WIND GUSTS AND QUARTER SIZE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...HAIL DAMAGE TO VEHICLES IS EXPECTED. EXPECT CONSIDERABLE
         TREE DAMAGE. WIND DAMAGE IS ALSO LIKELY TO MOBILE
         HOMES...ROOFS AND OUTBUILDINGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GREENVILLE...PITT GREENVILLE AIRPORT AND SIMPSON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FOR YOUR PROTECTION MOVE TO AN INTERIOR ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR OF A
BUILDING.

PREPARE IMMEDIATELY FOR LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. PEOPLE OUTSIDE
SHOULD MOVE TO A SHELTER...INSIDE A STRONG BUILDING AND AWAY FROM
WINDOWS.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY LEAD TO
FLASH FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED ROADWAYS.

&&

LAT...LON 3571 7719 3570 7719 3568 7717 3567 7717
      3567 7718 3566 7717 3564 7717 3562 7715
      3552 7726 3567 7742 3571 7739 3577 7736
TIME...MOT...LOC 0223Z 301DEG 24KT 3562 7729

HAIL...1.00IN
WIND...70MPH

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